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Taxi Talk on Macquarie Radio

Taxi Talk Program on Macquarie Radio

29 November 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
Macquarie Radio is currently broadcasting a regular fortnightly program called Taxi Talk, a live discussion forum hosted by Mike Williams, featuring NSW Taxi Council CEO Roy Wakelin-King. read more
Future Transport Summit 2016

Transport for NSW Develops Future Transport Technology Roadmap

02 November 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
NSW Transport and Infrastructure Minister Andrew Constance MP today launched the Future Transport read more
Sensible Outcome for Point to Point Taxi Transport Workplace Laws

Sensible Outcome for Point to Point Taxi Transport Workplace Laws

27 October 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
The NSW Taxi Council today welcomed the report handed down by the NSW Legislative Assembly Committee on Transport and Infrastructure regarding Workplace Relations in the Point to Point Transport Sector. read more
Point to Point Taskforce Review

NSW Point to Point Transport Reforms

25 October 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
The NSW Taxi Council has highlighted the key points and critical issues of the NSW Point to Point reforms, reiterating its ongoing commitment to ensuring the viability of taxi services throughout NSW. read more
Compulsory Third Party Insurance Reform Crucial to a Fair Go

Compulsory Third Party Insurance Reform Crucial to a Fair Go

20 September 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
The present CTP scheme is poorly structured, does not reflect the changing nature of the commercial use of vehicles, is highly inefficient and leads to protracted legal disputes which results in premiums being much higher than what is necessary. read more
NSW Taxi Industry Driving the Future With Autonomous Vehicle Partnership

NSW Taxi Industry Driving the Future With Autonomous Vehicle Partnership

15 September 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
Today the NSW Taxi Council announced its partnership with the Australian Driverless Vehicle Initiative (ADVI).   read more

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The Conversation

Taxi Driver Compensation for Uber is Unfair and Poorly Implemented

24 August 2016 | Michael de Percy - The Conversation
Writing for The Conversation, Senior Lecturer in Political Science at University of Canberra, Michael de Percy, highlights the processes and influences behind current taxi reforms. read more
Compulsory Third Party Insurance Reform - Point to Point Transport

Compulsory Third Party Insurance Reform - Point to Point Transport

22 August 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
On 4 July 2016, NSW Government announced proposed changes to CTP Insurance arrangements for the point to point transport sector. read more
ihail

Update on ihail Booking App

17 August 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
ihail is a new app that lets passengers hail a cab on their phone, and gives drivers access to more fares than ever before. The NSW launch is expected in coming weeks. read more
NDIS

Are You NDIS Ready?

08 August 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) is now being rolled out across Australia. A range of new resources have been developed, including factsheets and videos, to help you understand and get ready for the NDIS. read more
WATs driver Antonio Estevez at Festival of all Abilities, Sydney Olympic Park

Reform for Wheelchair Accessible Taxis in NSW

05 August 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
The NSW Taxi Council welcomes the NSW Government’s commitment to increase incentives for Wheelchair Accessible Taxi (WAT) drivers and eligible passengers from 1 July 2016. read more
Feraydoon Bahrami

Sydney Taxi Driver on the Road to Rio 2016

26 July 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
In his native Iran, Feraydoon was one of the finest kayakers of his generation and, after moving to Australia in 1996, he kept his love of the sport alive by officiating at paddling events and working his way to becoming one of the world’s best. read more
Ben Fordham Interview with NSW Transport Minister on 2GB

Ben Fordham Interview with NSW Transport Minister on 2GB

21 July 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
2GB presenter Ben Fordham chats to NSW Transport Minister Andrew Constance on structural adjustment for the taxi industry, including transitional assistance payments to owners of taxi licences.  read more
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Sydney Average Taxi Licence Value

13 July 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
NSW Taxi Council members may be aware that Roads and Maritime Services (RMS) has posted the average taxi licence value for Sydney at $150,000 for the month of June 2016. read more
New Point to Point Transport Laws Require Effective Compliance

New Point to Point Transport Laws Require Effective Compliance

28 June 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
The passing of the Point to Point Transport (Taxi & Hire Vehicle) Bill 2016 now brings into focus the importance of effective compliance to uphold the new laws. read more

Meet Irene 'The Taxi Fairy' On Channel 7's Sunrise Program

27 June 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
Irene Klaasse oversees the lost property department at Sydney's largest taxi company. You won't believe the items people leave in taxis! read more

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